Farmers' Almanac Astronomy
Farmers’ Almanac astronomy provides the best times to view meteor showers, full moons, facts about planets and stars, plus more!
An asteroid nearly a mile wide is expected to pass by Earth this holiday weekend. Should we be nervous? Who can see it? We have the details…Read more about asteroid 1999 KW4 »
Recent Astronomy Articles
Everyone’s favorite season arrives Friday! Here’s everything you need to know about the longest day of the year, including some unusual summer solstice folklore…Learn more about the summer solstice »
Nope. Totally fake. April Fool! But April’s full Pink Moon is coming! Learn about that here.Read More »
We hear the words “equinox” and “solstice” at the turn of each season. But what exactly do these words mean? Are they the same thing? We explain.Learn more about solstices vs. equinoxes »